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Collection Level Description: Copies of Properti carmina

Reference: MSS. Facs. d. 131-4
Title: Copies of Properti carmina
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 4 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Eric Arthur Barber (1888-1965), Classical Scholar

Language of Material: Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

Eric Arthur Barber (1888-1965) was a classical scholar. Details are given in Who Was Who. Sextus Propertius (? 47 BC-? 16 BC), Roman poet.

Scope and Content

Enlarged microfilm copies and photocopies of Propertius's works, used by E.A. Barber for his edition of Propertius.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The copies were given to the Library by E.A. Barber's son in 1965.

Access Conditions

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Reproduction Restrictions

Copies may be made only with the permission of the owners.

Existence/Location of Originals

The originals are located as follows:

Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Access Points

Elegiac poetry, Latin


Barber | Eric Arthur | 1888-1965 | classical scholar

Propertius | Sextus | ? 47 BC-? 16 BC | Roman poet

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